NWAR Newswire

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2018 Golf Outing, Election Dinner & RPAC Fundraiser

April 13, 2018

REGISTRATION FORM (register by 5/30):   https://northwoodsrealtors.org/2018_NWAR_Golf-Election_Dinner.pdf   We cordially invite all NWAR & GNMLS REALTORS, Affiliates and Sponsors to our biggest event of the year: our annual Golf Outing, Election Dinner & RPAC Fundraiser! This year's main event will be on Thursday June 7th at Inshalla Country Club in Tomahawk.  Print the registration form above…

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Commemorating 50 Years of the Fair Housing Act

April 3, 2018

NORTHWOODS ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT  PROCLAMATION COMMEMORATING THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FAIR HOUSING ACT WHEREAS; on April 11, 1968, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968, commonly known as the Fair Housing Act. WHEREAS; this landmark legislation aimed to eliminate housing discrimination…

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NWAR Family Scholarship

March 27, 2018

The NWAR Family Scholarship program is not just a one-time award for students heading off to college - it also encourages them to stay in school by offering a recurring annual award of $250 or more for up to four years. Children or legal wards of NWAR Members with 1+ years of active membership may…

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WI Benefit Planning

New NWAR Member Benefit Programs

March 1, 2018

In a partnership between NWAR and Wisconsin Benefit Planning, the following new benefits are now available to all NWAR Members:   LegalShield gives you and your employees the ability to pick up the phone and contact your law firm for any situation, traumatic or trivial without ever receiving a high hourly bill. For a low…

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Rural Broadband Initiative

February 12, 2018

The NWAR board recently chose to join the Connect Americans Now coalition that is asking the FCC and Congress to help promote rural broadband by permitting free, unlicensed access to a small portion of the TV White Space spectrum that became available when over-the-air TV broadcasts converted to all-digital a few years ago. NWAR sent…

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Education Award

REALTOR Designation/Quickstart Course Incentives

January 29, 2018

NWAR started a new program this year where NWAR Members can earn a $100 education incentive! This award is open to the first 20 NWAR Members who earn a new designation or complete WRA QuickStart training (great for new REALTORS) between 10/1/17 and 9/30/18. The following designation courses are upcoming this spring (click any to…

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Community Volunteer Rewards

Community Volunteer Rewards

January 16, 2018

NWAR Members who volunteer in their community can earn a free gift from NWAR! Whether you're a bell ringer, blood donor, run a 5k or jump in an icy lake to raise money for a local charity, your act of kindness deserves recognition. Please fill out THIS FORM and send us a photo after your…

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Fraud Alert

Wire Fraud Advisory

June 27, 2017

Wire fraud is unfortunately a growing problem in real estate.  It starts when a hacker gains access to an agent's email account through a captured password which they then use to monitor the agent's emails to gather info about buyers.  As a closing approaches, they then send an email to the buyer that appears to…

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NAR Safety Video for Consumers

June 22, 2017

NAR published a video last year that we encourage REALTORS to share with consumers to better help them understand the important precautions you take to ensure the safety of them, their belongings and yourself. Please watch the video below and consider adding it to the process you use to introduce yourself to new customers. For…

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Beware Phishing Scams!

December 20, 2016

You may have heard recently that Yahoo had over 1 billion accounts compromised.  We have also seen an increase in emails that are likely “phishing” - mass emails that use grand promises or grave threats to convince people to send them cash or personal info. When you get an unsolicited email of this nature, DO…

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